Archives of Virology

, Volume 132, Issue 1, pp 201–208

A one-year survey of rotavirus strains from three locations in Bangladesh

  • Leanne E. Unicomb
  • Fu Bingnan
  • Z. Rahim
  • N. N. Banu
  • J. G. Gomes
  • G. Podder
  • M. H. Munshi
  • S. R. Tzipori
Brief Report

DOI: 10.1007/BF01309854

Cite this article as:
Unicomb, L.E., Bingnan, F., Rahim, Z. et al. Archives of Virology (1993) 132: 201. doi:10.1007/BF01309854

Summary

Group A rotavirus strains from 3 locations in Bangladesh collected over one year were examined. Serotypes 1–4 were found throughout in 2 locations, whereas an epidemic of RV diarrhoea due to a single rotavirus strain occurred in one location.

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© Springer-Verlag 1993

Authors and Affiliations

  • Leanne E. Unicomb
    • 1
  • Fu Bingnan
    • 1
  • Z. Rahim
    • 1
  • N. N. Banu
    • 1
  • J. G. Gomes
    • 1
  • G. Podder
    • 1
  • M. H. Munshi
    • 1
  • S. R. Tzipori
    • 1
  1. 1.International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, BangladeshDhakaBangladesh
  2. 2.Provincial Centre for Hygiene and Anti-epidemicZhengzhouPeople's Republic of China
  3. 3.Department of Comparative Medicine, School of Veterinary MedicineTufts UniversityNorth GraftonUSA